palynology

noun
pal·y·nol·o·gy | \ˌpa-lə-ˈnä-lə-jē \

Definition of palynology 

: a branch of science dealing with pollen and spores

Other Words from palynology

palynological \ˌpa-lə-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \ or less commonly palynologic \ˌpa-lə-nə-ˈlä-jik \ adjective
palynologically \ˌpa-lə-nə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
palynologist \ˌpa-lə-ˈnä-lə-jist \ noun

First Known Use of palynology

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for palynology

Greek palynein to sprinkle, from palē fine meal

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